Coronavirus latest: Victoria embroiled in protests as Covid-19 cases rise

Coronavirus latest: Victoria embroiled in protests as Covid-19 cases rise

Victoria reported 603 new local cases of Covid-19 on Tuesday, as the Australian state’s capital saw aggressive anti-lockdown protests.State authorities imposed a two-week shutdown on construction in Melbourne and other cities from Monday evening after peaceful protests against the industry’s vaccine mandate turned violent.The Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union, whose headquarters was damaged … Read more

No 10 accused of sidelining behaviour experts on latest Covid measures | Health policy

Senior scientific advisers have publicly accused the government of sidelining behavioural experts and appearing unwilling to listen to “uncomfortable truths” on vaccine passports and masks during the pandemic.The scientists told the Guardian that their input to the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) was apparently no longer wanted owing to the expansion of in-house expertise.They … Read more

Coronavirus latest: US Covid hospitalisations stay under 100,000 for third day

Coronavirus latest: US Covid hospitalisations stay under 100,000 for third day

Job interviews can be tricky at the best of times. Throw in a sudden need for them to be conducted online and there is an extra layer of difficulty for both candidates and interviewers. For Elizabeth Conley of The Interview Skills Clinic, the pandemic has meant a change in both what she is training candidates … Read more

Case filed against Afghan Solidarity Committee chief for allegedly flouting Covid norms during stir outside UNHCR office in Delhi | Latest News Delhi

Case filed against Afghan Solidarity Committee chief for allegedly flouting Covid norms during stir outside UNHCR office in Delhi | Latest News Delhi

The Delhi Police on Wednesday said they registered a case against Afghan Solidarity Committee chief Ahmad Zia Ghani for allegedly violating Covid-19 guidelines during their protest outside the United Nations High Commissioner of Refugees (UNHCR) in south Delhi’s Vasant Vihar The Delhi Police on Wednesday said they registered a case against Afghan Solidarity Committee chief … Read more